The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+123.55% -9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 92 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.10% 28.75% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 58
Median daily rate £425 £370 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £284 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.39 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.73% +93.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBA across the Bedfordshire region.

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Bedfordshire region.

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire